Category Archives: Style

Classic Sneakers from America and Abroad

classic american sneakers

Converse Chuck Taylor All Star Acquire here A true classic American sneaker, the Converse All Stars were first available in 1917. At that time they were simple called All Stars. It wasn’t until basketball player and salesman Chuck Taylor made improvements to the shoe that his name was added. Chuck Taylor’s story is a fascinating one […]

Hangin’ with Mr. Porter

mr porter

Oh come on, I know you remember the ’90s sitcom Hangin’ with Mr. Cooper! No doubt, Mr. Cooper’s style was fresh, however, today I’m going to try to one-up him by hangin’ with another “Mr.”, Mr. Porter. The online men’s department store, Mr. Porter, has become the place to shop online for high-end brands. For […]

When & Why to Wear Cufflinks

alfred dunhill silver ingot cufflinks

I recently discovered this article on Details under their “Rules of Style” section, denouncing cufflinks. When I read later in the article that Gianni Agnelli was “not exactly a style icon” I concluded the article must have been written in jest. However, many men do feel uncomfortable wearing cufflinks, unsure when to wear them. As someone who […]

Cotton Ties for Spring & Summer


Ahh, yes it’s that time again. Time to break out the good ‘ol cotton ties in time for warmer weather. If you’re in the market for a new piece to tie ’round your neck (and who isn’t) then I’ve got you covered with some solid options. And some options in gingham, stripes & more. Sam […]

How to Wear Blue On Blue

Blue on blue and mixing textures

Blue is by far the most common color in menswear clothing, but that doesn’t mean it has to be boring. Master wearing blue on blue through the combination of different shades and textures. Below is one example of how I accomplish this. Notice the mix of textures from this outfit in the picture above. Easy […]